Christine is a 6th generation native of California, originally from Thousand Oaks, she attended Moorpark College and then studied business at CSUF. She eventually left her career in business to stay at home and raise her family, but she continued her creative outlets, such as photography, piano, drawing and ceramics.
Once she discovered the art of glass in 2003, there was no turning back. With the passion to learn more about this captivating medium and its endless possiblilites, she needed more. Christine seeked out one-on-one instruction with with many of the world’s foremost glass artists and also studied at Pilchuck Glass School.
Her tranquil abstract works reflect the captivating characteristics of glass, involving light, texture and color. Inspirations of life experiences, the California coast and meditative practices inspire her creativity.
Collectors have expressed:
—“When I look at your art, I feel peace and hope.”
—“I feel a soothing calmness in your artwork”.
She believes that surrounding oneself with the beauty of art can heal and bring a harmonic balance of tranquility and calmness into one’s life.
2017 "20th Annual Galaxy of Glass", Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, California -- Group Juried Exhibition, Sept 9th - Oct 22th
2016 "Vetri, Verre, Vidrio", Front Porch Gallery, Carlsbad, California -- Group Juried Exhibition, May 15th - July 9th
2015 "Sinking, Sinking, Sinking: SDAI Winter Exhibition", San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, California - Group Juried Exhibition, Juror: Max Presneill, Dec 11 - Jan 10
2015 "18th Annual GALAXY OF GLASS", Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, California -- Group Juried Exhibition, Sept 13th - Oct 25th
2015 "AGASC 34th Annual Exhibition" - Studio 21 in Spanish Village, San Diego, California -- Award: Uroboros Special Category -- Group Exhibition Sept 13th - Sept 21st
2015 "5th Annual Juried Exhibition", Front Porch Gallery, Carlsbad, California -- Group Juried Exhibition, July 19th - Sept 12th
2015 "Allure" MAINSPACE Gallery ofThe Glashaus, San Diego, California -- Award: Juror's Choice Award -- Group Juried Exhibition, May 17th - May 31st
2015 "Secrets of Art Glass Revealed 2" Point Loma Library, Point Loma, California -- Group Invitational Exhibition, May 30th - June 30th
2014 "2014 All Media" Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, California -- Award: Honorable Mention --- Group Juried Exhibition
2014 "AGASC 33rd Annual Exhibition" Studio 21 in Spanish Village, San Diego, California -- Award: Honorable Mention -- Group Exhibition
2014 "Glass Inspirations" Front Porch Gallery, Carlsbad, California -- Group Juried Exhibition